Descendants of William Gass


Generation No. 1

1. WILLIAM5 GASS (THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born May 07, 1834 in Morningside Farm, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, and died Aft. March 1881 in Carlisle?. He married (1) JANET DOWNIE December 04, 1857 in Heathinghall Parish Church of Scotland, Annan, Dumfriesshire. He married (2) ELIZA CANT? Aft. 1877 in Cumberland, England.


Fact 1: General Labourer

Fact 4: 1861, census Bonshawside, Annan

Fact 6: 1881, census Barley Stack Lane, Rickergate, Carlisle, Cumberland, England

Children of WILLIAM GASS and JANET DOWNIE are:

  • 2. i. JANE6 GASS, b. February 04, 1858, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    ii. THOMAS GASS, b. June 01, 1860, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    More About THOMAS GASS:

    Fact 1: Carter

    Fact 6: 1881, census living Father's+ sisterJane's m. in law Sarah Cant 61 Union St, Carlisle

    iii. MARTHA GASS, b. January 02, 1862, Kirkpatrick-Fleming, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. Abt. 1870.

    iv. HENRIETTA GASS, b. February 22, 1863, Kirkpatrick Fleming, Dumfriesshire.

    More About HENRIETTA GASS:

    Fact 1: 1881, Cotton Weaver

    Fact 6: 1881, census as Annie Gass Barley Stack Lane, Rickergate, Cumberland

    v. JOHN GASS, b. March 02, 1865, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; d. 1895, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    More About JOHN GASS:

    Fact 6: 1881, census Living with sister Jane Gass (Cant) 23 Union St, Botchergate, Cumberland

    vi. CHARLES GASS, b. February 27, 1867, Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland.

    3. vii. MARGARET AGNES GASS, b. July 23, 1871, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.

    viii. MARTHA GASS, b. 1872, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.

    ix. WILLIAM GASS, b. 1874, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.

    x. MARY GASS, b. 1876, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.

  • Child of WILLIAM GASS and ELIZA CANT? is:

  • xi. EDWARD6 GASS, b. 1878, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.
  • Generation No. 2

    2. JANE6 GASS (WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born February 04, 1858 in Annan, Dumfriesshire, Scotland. She married JOHN CANT.

    More About JANE GASS:

    Fact 6: 1881, census 23 Union Street, Botchergate, Carlisle, Cumberland, England

    More About JOHN CANT:

    Fact 1: General Labourer

    Child of JANE GASS and JOHN CANT is:

  • i. JANET7 CANT, b. 1879, Carlisle, Cumberland, England.
  • 3. MARGARET AGNES6 GASS (WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born July 23, 1871 in Carlisle, Cumberland, England. She married ADAM STEWART July 15, 1888 in St James' Church, Carlisle, Cumberland.


    Children of MARGARET GASS and ADAM STEWART are:

  • i. MARTHA7 STEWART, b. Abt. 1890.

    4. ii. MARY JANE STEWART, b. January 24, 1890, Carlisle, Cumberland, England; d. Abt. 1960.

  • Generation No. 3

    4. MARY JANE7 STEWART (MARGARET AGNES6 GASS, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born January 24, 1890 in Carlisle, Cumberland, England, and died Abt. 1960. She married THOMAS PROCTOR December 25, 1910 in St Silas' Church, Byker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.


    Children of MARY STEWART and THOMAS PROCTOR are:

  • i. ADAM8 PROCTOR, b. Abt. September 1911, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    ii. CHARLES PROCTOR, b. September 1912, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, England; d. Abt. 1915.

    5. iii. GIDEON PROCTOR, b. March 17, 1915, Byker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England; d. April 1992, Walker, Northumberland, England.

    iv. ISABELLA JANE PROCTOR, b. March 02, 1918, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne.

    v. THOMAS PROCTOR, b. November 07, 1920, Byker, Newcastle upon Tyne.

    6. vi. ELIZABETH A.. PROCTOR, b. Abt. September 1923, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    vii. MARTHA PROCTOR, b. Abt. December 1926, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    7. viii. RUTH PROCTOR, b. Abt. March 1930, Newcastle upon Tyne.

  • Generation No. 4

    5. GIDEON8 PROCTOR (MARY JANE7 STEWART, MARGARET AGNES6 GASS, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born March 17, 1915 in Byker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England1, and died April 1992 in Walker, Northumberland, England. He married ANNIE AGNES REAY April 03, 1937 in St Anthony of Padua RC Church, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.


    Children of GIDEON PROCTOR and ANNIE REAY are:

  • i. THOMAS9 PROCTOR, b. October 24, 1937, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; m. (1) IRENE SMITH; m. (2) JOAN GALLON.

    ii. BRIAN PROCTOR, b. April 12, 1940, Walker, Newcastle-upon-tyne; m. HILDA WILKINSON, August 06, 1960, St Anthony of Padua RC Church, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    iii. MAUREEN PROCTOR, b. March 14, 1944, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; m. CLIFFORD SINCLAIR, October 03, 1966, St Anthony of Padua R.C., Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    iv. ANNE PROCTOR, b. February 28, 1946, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; m. ALAN JAMES MIDDLEMASS, December 13, 1969, St Anthony of Padua Church, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    v. DAVID PROCTOR, b. 1952, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; m. PAULINE BROWN, Civic Centre Registry Office, Newcastle.

    vi. GEORGE PROCTOR, b. 1954, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

    vii. MARIE PROCTOR, b. 1959, Walker, Newcastle-upon-Tyne; m. (1) JOHN RIDLEY, October 07, 1980, Walker, Newcastle; m. (2) PETER HEWITSON, Aft. 1983.

  • 6. ELIZABETH A.8 PROCTOR (MARY JANE7 STEWART, MARGARET AGNES6 GASS, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. September 1923 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne. She married CHARLES NICHOLSON.



  • i. LINDA9 NICHOLSON, b. Bef. 1950.

    ii. ROBERT NICHOLSON, b. Bef. 1950.

  • 7. RUTH8 PROCTOR (MARY JANE7 STEWART, MARGARET AGNES6 GASS, WILLIAM5, THOMAS4, JOHN3, NICHOL2, WILLIAM1) was born Abt. March 1930 in Newcastle upon Tyne.


    Child of RUTH PROCTOR is:

  • i. RUTH9 PROCTOR, b. Aft. 1950; d. Bef. 1996.
  • Endnotes

    1. Parish authorities, St Ann's parish register, Parish register on microfilm.